FREIGHTLINER CASCADIA 2018: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:CALIPER
|Make : FREIGHTLINER||Model : CASCADIA||Year : 2018|
|Build Dates : 2017-01-02 - 2018-05-19|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V411000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2018-08-13||Date Received by ODI: 2018-06-15||Date Added to Database: 2018-06-21|
|Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Trucks North America LLC|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: FL-775|
|Component: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:CALIPER|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 18105|
Daimler Trucks North America LLC "DTNA" is recalling certain 2018-2019 Freightliner Cascadia vehicles. The brake caliper mounting bolts on these vehicles may not been properly tightened, potentially resulting in the caliper detaching.
If the calipers detach, there would be reduced braking performance, increasing the risk of a crash.
DTNA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the brake caliper mounting bolts, tightening them as necessary, free of charge. The recall began on August 13, 2018. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-775.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
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Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.